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Articles about cinema. Previews and trailers of forthcoming releases. On-the-spot reporting of film festivals.

EIFF 2019: An interview with Emma Peeters writer & director Nicole Palo

In this article, I interview the creator behind Emma Peeters, a Belgian-Canadian black comedy about an actress (played by Monia Chokri) who plans to commit suicide.

Monia Chokri in Emma Peeters

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EIFF 2018: An interview with Obey's writer & director Jamie Jones

During the 2018 Edinburgh International Film Festival, I asked the filmmaker behind Obey - the story of a disenfranchised young man who gets involved in the 2011 London riots - to answer a few questions about it.

Obey, written and directed by Jamie Jones

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